US sends two warships to Taiwan Strait, first transit since Pelosi voyage

Seoul, South Korea CNN — Two US Navy warships entered the Taiwan Strait in what is the first US naval transit of the waterway since US-China tensions rose this month during a visit to the island of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. The USS Antietam and USS Chancellorsville guided-missile cruisers were making the trip Sunday “through … Read more

Mississippi weather: A train is derailed and roads are washed out after torrential rains in the region

CNN — Wading through thigh-deep water, dozens of nursing home residents clung to a rope stretched across a flooded parking lot on Wednesday as they were evacuated from a Mississippi nursing home. Residents, aided by firefighters, volunteers and state troopers, passed submerged cars as they departed by school bus from the Peach Tree Village assisted … Read more

Snoopy, mannequins and Apollo 11 artifacts will swing across the moon aboard Artemis I

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — Although no human crew is traveling on NASA’s Artemis I mission, that doesn’t mean the Orion spacecraft will be empty. When the Space Launch System rocket and Orion capsule, scheduled for liftoff on … Read more

The low water level of the Rhine poses a new threat to the German economy

Dortmund/London CNN Business — The German Rhine is getting too dry, disrupting supply chains and creating more problems for its struggling economy. Water in the river has dropped to “unusually low” levels in some areas, disrupting navigation on the country’s roads. most important inland waterwayGerman officials told CNN on Friday. The lack of rainfall in … Read more